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Dwight Howard sends #FreePalestine tweet, then quickly deletes it
Dwight Howard sends #FreePalestine tweet, then quickly deletes it

Dwight Howard made a brief stand on a very touchy subject over the weekend. On Saturday afternoon, the former Laker and current Houston Rocket sent out this short tweet: "#FreePalestine." About 15 minutes later he deleted the message (although screenshots of it remain) and sent out a pair of new tweets in an attempt to backtrack. The first of those tweets said, "Previous tweet was a mistake. I have never commented on international politics and never will."  His next tweet said, "I apologize if I offended anyone with my previous tweet, it was a mistake!" Howard's original tweet seems to have been inspired by a tweet he saw earlier in the day...

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